The People Speak – Against Afghanistan



A majority of Americans - 51 percent, up six points since last month - now say the war in Afghanistan is not worth
fighting, and only a quarter say more U.S. troops should be sent, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll.
Among Democrats, seven in 10 say the war has not been worth its costs,
and fewer than one in five support more troops. We wonder: Is anyone in power, those elected by the poll-takers,

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